“Hallelujah” is one of the most beloved songs on the planet. Originally written and performed by Leonard Cohen in 1984 for his album “Various Positions”, the song rose to prominence after it was covered by John Cale. Inspired by Cale’s version, Jeff Buckley then went on to record one of the most acclaimed versions of “Hallelujah” in 1994.
The song has been covered by many people since then. The video below features one of these covers. It is performed by Harry Connick Jr. and it is truly beautiful. The bluegrass and soul cover was made possible thanks to Harry and some talented musicians. It was uploaded on his Facebook page recently, and it has been viewed by millions of people already.
Watch this breathtaking viral cover below! Share what you thought about the performance in the comments section!
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